Date: December 2006
NV Version: All
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 2000/2003
Application version: Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Plugin version: v4.5 and later
MSSQL 2005 data backup using "Named Pipe" method fails.
MSSQL data backup with "Named Pipe" backup method fails with following error -
ã€€ã€€ERROR: SQL-Server deleted does not support Named Pipe Backups
Microsoft discontinued "Named Pipe" backup method feature in SQL Server 2005. Please see following Microsoft article-
Please use VDI (Virtual Device Interface) backup method to backup SQL Server 2005 data instead of "Named Pipe".